Struthers police find teen and 1-year-old child in suspected drug house

A teen and toddler were found inside a drug house in Struthers, Ohio.


STRUTHERS, Ohio (WKBN) – Police in Struthers say they will file charges following a raid Thursday at a house in the city.

Members of the Mahoning Valley Drug Task Force went to the house in the 500 block of Creed Street to serve a search warrant after officers made several undercover buys of prescription drugs there.

When officers arrived with the search warrant, they found a 17-year-old and a 1-year-old child in the house with no running water and trash strewn about. There was also mold discovered in the house.

Representatives from Mahoning County Children Services were called to the scene as well as local code and health inspectors.

So far, no one has been arrested.

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